McDermott transfers to Providence after playing ’16-17 season for BU, ’17-18 season in USHL

Providence will have seven freshmen in the lineup and one transfer for the upcoming 2018-19 season.

Forward John McDermott appeared in 14 games for Boston University in 2016-17, tallying one assist.

He played for the USHL’s Tri-City Storm in 2017-18, posting seven goals and 14 assists for 21 points in 60 games.

McDermott is eligible for the ’18-19 campaign for the Friars.